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Tuesday, August 14, 2012
Brooklyn: No Longer Dodgy or Dodgery
Welcome to Brooklandia. So this clinches it: the hipsters will have to find a more obscure, overlooked, too cool to be popular place to live: USA Todaytoday calls Brooklyn, on its front page no less, the "hippest" place in America. But the new sports arena is arriving with the decidedly unhip name: The Barclay's Center. Next stop: Queens?